The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 95 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.42% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.49% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £39,450 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,890 £29,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,890 £46,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Data Protection
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1044 816 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.19% 84.74% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 833 627 592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +2 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £39,450 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection.

1 7 (53.85%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
3 4 (30.77%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) EMC

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) FCoE
2 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ASP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
1 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
2 4 (30.77%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Isilon
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Pegasus
3 1 (7.69%) Sage